The Medienforum Mittweida

The November is known for the Medienforum – at least in Mittweida. The Medienforum Mittweida is the biggest organized Media Congress in Europe which is only planned and accomplished by students. It takes place every year on two days in November and this since 22 years.

The event attracts with keynotes, talks, workshops and recruiting lounge to the faculty of media in Mittweida. During the Medienforum the students as well as the invited media makers get the opportunity to learn from each other. That’s why the exchange between all participants, students and speakers is important for us.

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For the keynotes, partly international speakers from various media sectors were invited. They presented and represented their companies, let the students look behind the scenes of 3D animation and advertising, revealed marketing tricks, told about their daily work and much more. Afterwards, visitors received the opportunity to get in direct contact with the speakers. In a small group and in a pleasant atmosphere, they could talk and ask questions about their keynotes and companies.

On the other hand, the talks are focussed on a specific interaction between the invited guests and the audience. Discussion groups debated current topics and circumstances, as well as norms and values ​​in the media.


A review of the Medienforum Mittweida 2017 in mooving pictures. Starting at the organization, up to the final event.


More than 40 speakers share there knowledge in our keynotes, talks and workshops with our visitors at the Medienforum Mittweidas 2017. We asked some of them for a personal statement about the congress.

Recruiting Lounge

The recruiting lounge is especially interesting for budding media makers. In the form of speed dating students have the opportunity to interact with representatives of the media companies. If you want to get in touch early, arrange internships and lay the foundation for a later career, then this is the place for you.